Horizon Travel, 118, Mahatma Gandhi street, Bishkek, 720014, Kyrgyz Republic.
HIGH MOUNTAIN LAKE OF SARY-CHELEK

The mountains of the Western Tien Shan hide in their heights a scattering of beautiful lakes, the Lake Sary-Chelek is the most grandiose. The lake Sary-Chelek is rightfully considered one of the most beautiful places in Kyrgyzstan. It lies at an altitude of 1940m above sea level on the foothills of Chatkal ridge. The Nature Reserve Sary-Chelek is a place of eternal bliss and enjoyment. The pristine nature, stunning views, mountain air and remoteness from civilization will give you a feeling of joy and peace.

it is said, that you can endlessly look at the water. Contemplation of the Lake Sary-Chelek will give you inspiration and a charge of positive energy for a long time.

                                                                                

TOUR ROUTE: OSH - UZGEN - SARY-CHELEK - OSH

  • Duration of the tour: 3 days / 2 nights.
  • Best period: May-September.
  • Attendants: A driver, a guide.
  • Total distance: 760 km.
  • Maximum height: 1940 m above sea level.
  • Combined tour: Auto, walking (trekking), horse riding.

TOUR PROGRAME:

Day 1: Transfer to Sary-Chelek biosphere reserve. On the way, a stop in Uzgen.
Day 2: Transfer to the lake.
Day 3: Transfer to Osh.

 

REQUIRED ACCESSORIES FOR TOURISTS:

  • Comfortable shoes;
  • Warm clothes;
  • Personal hygiene products;
  • Convenient backpack;
  • Sunblock;
  • Beach items.

TOUR INFORMATION:

1 day:

Transfer to Sary-Chelek.

On the way, a stop in Uzgen.

The whole millennium Uzgen was an important transit point for various travelers, and in the middle of the XI th century the Karakhanids (Turkic dynasty reigning in 840-1212 BC) founded one of their capitals here. The Karakhanid state was one of the powerful states of the medieval East, and Uzgen was the trading center, construction and crafts.

Acquaintance with the minaret and 3 mausoleums of the Karakhanid era. Dinner.

Upon arrival in Sary-Chelek, accommodation in a family guest house. Dinner.

 

2 day:

After breakfast, transfer to Sary-Chelek Lake.

The length of the lake from south-west to north-east is 7.5 km., And in some places the depth reaches 234 m. The lake was formed as a result of a powerful earthquake that happened many centuries ago, when an incredible scale collapse blocked one of the tributaries of the river and the river flooded the whole the valley. Picnic.

Return to the guest house, dinner.

 

3 day:

After breakfast, transfer to Osh. Optional visit to the eastern bazaar.

 

THE PROGRAM INCLUDES:

  • Transfer;
  • Lunch or lunch box on the road;
  • HB accommodation (breakfast and dinner included);
  • Picnic by the lake;
  • Mineral water 1 litre daily.

 

THE TOUR PROGRAM CAN BE CHANGED AT YOUR PREFERENCE.